Philip T. Hinkle
Washington, D.C. +1 202 261 3460
Dechert’s Global Commodities & Derivatives Team prepared the paper below at the request of the Investment Company Institute (“ICI”) describing recent developments in the swaps regulatory framework of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”), in connection with the December 11, 2013 ICI Securities Law Developments Conference (which was cancelled due to weather events). This paper discusses, among other things:
Many investment managers and other swap market participants are currently grappling with the issues raised in this paper in the rapidly changing international regulatory environment.
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